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23 October 2020

 
 
2degrees appoints new Chief of Strategy
 
 

Zac Summers will be joining 2degrees as Chief of Strategy, tasked with driving the ongoing exponential growth for the challenger brand in its second decade. CEO Mark Aue said recruiting the right person was critical, especially considering how 2degrees has changed the face of telecommunications in New Zealand since 2009, and has a clear intent

 
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  October 22, 2020
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
Kiwibank and 99 create signage with 11,000 plastic bottles
 
 

In partnership with 99 and Neo Signs, Kiwibank has unveiled New Zealand’s first commercial signage using over 11,000 recycled single-use plastic bottles. The innovative installation coincided with the opening of Kiwibank’s new corporate premises in Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter. 99’s idea for sustainable signage was inspired by the building’s 6-green star rating, and the final creative

 
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  October 23, 2020
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
 
Made with Care campaign promotes NZ food and beverage to global consumers
 
 

A global campaign has been launched this week to grow awareness, preference and demand for New Zealand food and beverage products in the key export markets of Australia, China, Japan, the USA and the UK. The food and beverage industry in New Zealand is a major contributor the economy, accounting for close to 46 percent

 
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  October 21, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
Ads of the week: October 23
 
 

From casual DIYers to perfect avocados and raising breast cancer awareness, this week has been a goodie. Who is it for: Enigma for Kennards Hire Why we like it: Whether stuck down a tunnel, or underestimating a backyard project, Enigma have perfectly (and hilariously) captured how the Kennards Hire team is obsessed with making any

 
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  October 23, 2020
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
 
 
Battle of the Brains: Year 3 results are in with major moves happening
 
 

Well, can’t things change in a year in BrandPro world!   Marketing Association’s friends from Tauranga, TrustPower, are the major movers, increasing their share price index by a whopping 67 points to take the overall lead.  Meanwhile, ThinkLazy powered by WineDab had a slight increase to 187 points to be just two points behind TrustPower.   Westpac

 
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  October 22, 2020
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
Conscious and commercial: Good Magazine wins best Sales/Marketing Solution at Magazine Media Awards
 
 

The Good Magazine Team: Editor Carolyn Enting, Commercial Manager Justine Jamieson, Digital Editor Hemma Vara. As a publication focused on wellbeing and conscious living, it’s no wonder that Justine Jamieson, Commercial Manager at Good magazine, also doubles as the magazine’s wellbeing columnist and treats ICG Media staff to regular meditation sessions.  Good magazine took out

 
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  October 21, 2020
 
  StopPress Team
 
 
Federation reunites star account team
 
 

Federation has confirmed two new appointments, reuniting the account service sharpshooter team of Group Business Director, Liz Adams, and Account Director, Ollie Crawford.   Adams returns to the agency in a newly-created permanent position after recently finishing a maternity cover role on Spark, while Crawford re-joins Federation after returning from London where he worked for three

 
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  October 21, 2020
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
2020 Election Night coverage round-up
 
 

Kiwis across the nation tuned in to their screen of choice on Saturday night to watch the election unfold – here’s how the coverage played out for TVNZ 1, Newshub, Stuff and NZME. TVNZ: 1.4 million people tuned into TVNZ 1 to see the 2020 General Election results unfold. An average audience of 530,600 viewers

 
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  October 22, 2020
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
Scroll Media signs Student Job Search
 
 

Digital advertising network, Scroll Media, has signed an exclusive representation agreement with Student Job Search to offer strategic advertising partnerships.  With a near 40-year history, not-for-profit Student Job Search is an essential source of talent and opportunity for both students and employers. The site boasts 90,000 unique users each month, 75,000 email subscribers and 103,000

 
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  October 23, 2020
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
 
 
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